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The Butterfly Farm (La Ferme des Papillons)

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PLEASE NOTE!!! THE BUTTERFLY FARM IN ST MARTIN IS CURRENTLY CLOSED DUE TO HURRICANE IRMA!! At the Butterfly Farm you will be escorted by your guide who will lead you through a specially created exhibition area of landscaped gardens. This is the...more
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Le Galion Beach Rd | St Martin/St Maarten, Quartier D'Orleans 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed January 17, 2019

We considered going to the Butterfly Farm, but were told that because of the hurricane damage, it isn't open yet, so we couldn't really assess the place, but wanted others to know it's not open.

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank Terrie M
Reviewed January 8, 2019

I am pleased I choose this excursion. This is a very interesting place. I learned a lot during my visit. Its worth the money and the ride over.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

we saw really cool colors and the people where amazing and everybody was not mean everybody liked it.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Jacob H
Reviewed December 4, 2017

A wonderful place to visit. Pay once and go in as many times as you like during your stay on the island of St Maarten. Watch them as the move from lavae to butterfly. A pleasant way to spend a few hours during your holiday....More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Bucketgob
Reviewed October 3, 2017

This absolutely wonderful effort to encourage the global butterfly population was an unexpected joy. The various caterpillars, chrysalis' and butterflies were amazing. A quick 15-30 minutes with a guided tour included was spectacular. Unfortunately this was located on the east side of the island and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Myles R
Reviewed September 20, 2017

We had a wonderful time exploring the gardens and the butterflies. We enjoyed seeing the beautiful variety of butterfly species and also appreciated all the work that went in to having so many medicinal herbs in the garden, each with its own label mentioning the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank janet48603
Reviewed August 22, 2017

We were promised to see "hundreds of butterfly species". Maybe they were hidden but we have hardly seen a hundred at all, less than 20 different ones (of course, they were beautiful)

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Dubravka M
Reviewed August 20, 2017

Spent about a hour here whilst on St Martin - the Butterflies were beautiful and the guides very informative - dip your finger in the free rum punch and you get real up close and personal with the 🦋 butterflies I wasn't lucky enough to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Jayne G
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a nice guided tour, English or French. Lots of butterflies, various sizes and colors. Love the foliage. $15 fee per person.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Check this place out! They have soooo many beautiful butterflies. Even some as big as your head, which they will put on your head at the end of the tour! Friendly, knowledgeable guide will walk you through the zen garden. Pretty good fun, and nice...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Ann M
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May 17, 2018|
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Sorry, the Butterfly Farm is currently closed